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Situated among a variant landscape of alpine trees, bodies of water, desert landscapes and farmland, Carson City is the capital of the state of the Nevada. It is in Carson City where many of the key decisions about Nevada’s relationship with the broader United States are decided. It is also here where many of Nevada’s citizens choose to live a quiet, comfortable life conveniently adjacent to Nevada’s various other offerings.
Walk the halls of power in the state of Nevada by visiting the Nevada State Capitol Building and grounds. Then, when you’re done learning about the place where much of the state’s future is decided, pay a visit to the Nevada State Railroad museum, where you can learn more about Nevada’s past. After a long day of touring, stroll down Curry Street for a bite to eat and to pick up souvenirs at unique shops like Hannifin’s Antiques, Due Sorella, and Westwall Militaria. For the adventurous, sporty or photographically inclined, a hike up Prison Hill will reward adventures with a stunning 360 view of the region.